Soles

It all comes down to grip

For the best grip, we rely on high-quality soles and sole construction methods.
Each is designed to meet the demands and needs of each user and his or her selected outdoor activity.

Sole LOWA G+

Sole LOWA G+ 

  • rubber + fabric = G+
  • extremely durable
  • excellent traction on dry terrain
  • proven safety

Alpine

Vibram® Alp Trac®

Vibram® Alp Trac®

  • alpine profile design with medium tread depth
  • large "Climbing Zone" at the tip of the sole for precise stepping
  • self-cleaning tread profile
Vibram® Alp Trac® Ice

Vibram® Alp Trac® Ice

  • alpine profile design with medium tread depth
  • large "Climbing Zone" at the tip of the sole for precise stepping
  • self-cleaning tread profile
  • totally crampon-compatible boots
Vibram® Alp Trac® SL

Vibram® Alp Trac® SL

  • Vibram® Litebase makes for remarkable weight reduction without compromising the performance
Vibram® Dolent

Vibram® Dolent

  • alpine tread design
  • high edging stability for optimally precise footing
  • self-cleaning tread profile
Vibram® Dolent Guida Pro

Vibram® Dolent Guida Pro

  • alpine tread design
  • high edging stability for optimally precise footing
  • self-cleaning tread profile
Vibram® Mulaz Approach

Vibram® Mulaz Approach

  • medium tread depth for the best friction and step characteristics on rock, ideal also for combined terrain
  • „Climbing Zone“ at the tip of the sole for precise stepping
  • undercut heel front for excellent grip
Vibram® Rock Trac®

Vibram® Rock Trac®

  • alpine profile design with low tread depth
  • „Climbing Zone“ at the tip of the sole for precise stepping
  • undercut heel front for excellent grip

Backpacking

Vibram® Apptrail

Vibram® Apptrail

  • modern trekking boot tread with increased contact area
  • self-cleaning tread for excellent grip
  • pronounced front heel edge for good traction downhill
Vibram® Masai

Vibram® Masai

  • excellent grip on all surfaces thanks to self-cleaning mountaineering tread
  • large studs for best uphill and downhill traction
  • undercut heel front for excellent grip
  • „Climbing Zone“ at the toe

Trekking

LOWA® Elika

LOWA® Elika

  • 2-component PU midsole for optimal cushioning
  • pronounced heel edge for best downhill traction
  • technical profile outsole provides maximum contact and a perfect grip
Vibram® Apptrail

Vibram® Apptrail

  • modern trekking boot tread with increased contact area
  • self-cleaning tread for excellent grip
  • pronounced front heel edge for good traction downhill
Vibram® Apptrail Ws

Vibram® Apptrail Ws

  • modern trekking boot tread with increased contact area
  • perfect roll-through and push-off
  • constructed on a special last for women
Vibram® Natural

Vibram® Natural

  • moderately lugged, trekking-oriented tread profile
  • distinct heel and front profile for optimal mountain climbs and descents
  • very good grip on diverse terrain
Vibram® Trek

Vibram® Trek

  • alpine profile design with low tread depth
  • Climbing Zone at the tip of the sole for precise stepping
  • undercut heel front for excellent grip
Vibram® Trac® Lite II

Vibram® Trac® Lite II

  • multifunctional trekking boot tread
  • performance rubber compound for optimal grip
  • grip and traction in different terrains

All Terrain Classic

LOWA® Cross II

LOWA® Cross II

  • hiking-oriented tread with a special design of lugs and elements
  • very good traction on diverse terrain
LOWA® Hybrid Trac®

LOWA® Hybrid Trac®

  • optimised sole construction for increased slip resistance
  • self-cleaning sole design
  • special toe and heel design for optimal traction
LOWA® Loren

LOWA® Loren

  • MONOWRAP® sole construction with stabilizer
  • stable, anti-slip rubber outsole
  • Multifunctional tread profile
  • ideal for walks or outings on groomed/surfaced paths
LOWA® Multicross Evo

LOWA® Multicross Evo

  • Multifunctional tread profile
  • very good grip on diverse terrain
  • special tread design at the toe and heel for improved traction on uphills and downhills
LOWA® Speedhiking

LOWA® Speedhiking

  • sure grip tread
  • traction on different surfaces
  • durable PU inserts
LOWA® Surround Trac®

LOWA® Surround Trac®

  • GORE-TEX® Surround™ technology
  • outdoor sole tread for optimal grip and excellent roll-through/push-off
  • abrasion resistant and flexible rubber outsole
Vibram® Evo

Vibram® Evo

  • proven Vibram technology for optimal slip resistance
  • multifunctional tread design for hikes on the widest varieties of terrain
  • striking tread profile for increased safety during descents
Vibram® Evo Trac®

Vibram® Evo Trac®

  • outdoor-oriented tread profile
  • very good grip on diverse terrain
  • special tread design at the toe and heel for improved traction on uphills and downhills
Vibram® Renevo Junior

Vibram® Renevo Junior

  • MONOWRAP® sole construction with stabilizer
  • stable, anti-slip rubber outsole
  • outdoor-oriented tread profile
  • ideal for diverse outdoor activities

All Terrain Sport

LOWA® Enduro Evo

LOWA® Enduro Evo

  • sharp, medium-high rubber treads for optimal slip resistance
  • self-cleaning sole with studs optimised for just this purpose
  • optimised sole design for multifunctional uses
LOWA® Multi Trac®

LOWA® Multi Trac®

  • triangular profile design for ideal slip resitance and traction on various surfaces and in moderate terrain
  • abrasion-proof and flexible rubber outsole with comfortable rolling characteristics
  • designed for multifunctional outdoor use
LOWA® NXT

LOWA® NXT

  • outdoor-oriented tread profile
  • good traction and non-slippery
  • lightweight
LOWA® Speedhiking

LOWA® Speedhiking

  • sure grip tread
  • traction on different surfaces
  • durable PU inserts
LOWA® Surround Trac®

LOWA® Surround Trac®

  • GORE-TEX® Surround™ technology
  • outdoor sole tread for optimal grip and excellent roll-through/push-off
  • abrasion resistant and flexible rubber outsole
LOWA® Trail Trac®

LOWA® Trail Trac®

  • outdoor-oriented tread profile
  • self-cleaning sole concept
  • very good grip on diverse terrain

Travel

LOWA® Enduro Sandal

LOWA® Enduro Sandal

  • Multifunctional, self-cleaning tread profile
  • Extensive contact area for optimal traction
  • Optimised rubber blend
LOWA® Sandal

LOWA® Sandal

  • outdoor-oriented tread profile
  • traction on different surfaces
  • Optimised rubber blend
LOWA® Sneaker

LOWA® Sneaker

  • fashionable, lightweight sole design
  • flat tread design for comfortable rolling properties
  • complex rubber mixture that combines durability with good support and flexibility
LOWA® Street Trac®

LOWA® Street Trac®

  • one-piece rubber sole with an athletic design
  • very smooth rolling characteristics for ideal walking comfort
  • maximal slip resistance in urban terrain based on large sole contact area
LOWA® Summer Travel

LOWA® Summer Travel

  • GORE-TEX® Surround™ technology
  • sneaker sole tread for optimal grip and excellent rolling characteristics
  • abrasion resistant and flexible TPU outsole
LOWA® Urban

LOWA® Urban

  • modern and fit tread design for optimal traction
  • Flatter, street-oriented TPU outsole
  • weight optimised
LOWA® Urban Trac®

LOWA® Urban Trac®

  • flat, street-oriented rubber outsole
  • modern and fit tread design for optimal traction
  • weight optimised
Vibram® Mulaz Jetzendorf

Vibram® Mulaz Jetzendorf

  • medium tread depth for the best friction and step characteristics on rock, ideal also for combined terrain
  • „Climbing Zone“ at the tip of the sole for precise stepping
  • undercut heel front for excellent grip

Cold Weather Boots

LOWA® AL-G

LOWA® AL-G

  • stud arrangement in children design
  • anti-slip PU outsole for winter adventures on any terrain
  • two layers of PU for optimal cushioning
LOWA® AL-K II

LOWA® AL-K II

  • stable and anti-slip outsoles for the widest range of outdoor activities
  • studs arranged with winter use in mind
  • pleasant cushioning thanks to the optimal PU mixture
LOWA® AL-K III

LOWA® AL-K III

  • various stud designs to provide the best grip on all terrains
  • pleasant cushioning thanks to the optimal PU mixture
  • non-slippery outsole with tread depth designed with winter in mind
LOWA® AL-S III

LOWA® AL-S III

  • winter-applicable tread design for the very best anti-slip protection under icy conditions
  • complex rubber mixture that combines durability with good support and flexibility
  • self-cleaning sole with studs optimised for just this very purpose
LOWA® Crystal III

LOWA® Crystal III

  • multifunctional, self-cleaning tread design with studs optimised for this very purpose
  • distinct heel and front profile for optimal mountain climbs and descents
  • sole design inspired by ice crystals
LOWA® Kids Winter Trac®

LOWA® Kids Winter Trac®

  • protective soles made of PU that keep the feet absolutely dry in any type of weather
  • slip resistance thanks to winter-applicable tread design
  • large studs for the best uphill and downhill traction in all areas
LOWA® Sneaker

LOWA® Sneaker

  • fashionable, lightweight sole design
  • flat tread design for comfortable rolling properties
  • complex rubber mixture that combines durability with good support and flexibility
LOWA® Sneaker Kids Winter

LOWA® Sneaker Kids Winter

  • stud profiles in diamond design for optimal slip resistance in winter
  • lightweight thanks to the optimal PU mixture
  • sleek, fashionable design
LOWA® Sneaker Winter

LOWA® Sneaker Winter

  • classic, high-grip sneaker sole with studs arranged in half-circles
  • optimal interplay between grip and traction
  • perfect slip resistance for use in urban winter settings
LOWA® Sneaker Winter II

LOWA® Sneaker Winter II

  • classic, high-grip sneaker sole with studs arranged in half-circles
  • optimal interplay between grip and traction
  • perfect slip resistance for use in urban winter settings
LOWA® Trac® Lite II G+

LOWA® Trac® Lite II G+

  • use of G+ technology consisting of a special rubber mixture with a proportion of textile
  • multifunctional tread design
  • distinct heel and front profile for optimal mountain climbs and descents
LOWA® Winter Trac®

LOWA® Winter Trac®

  • special outsole profile design for increased slip resistance in snowy conditions
  • good terrain response and the very best stability
  • serrated stud arrangement
Vibram® Arctic Grip Trac®

Vibram® Arctic Grip Trac®

  • large studs for the best uphill and downhill traction provided by Vibram® Arctic grip technology (polymer component mixture)
  • vibram® ICETREK rubber mixture designed particularly for low-temperature winter conditions
  • excellent slip resistance on cold, icy or snow-covered surfaces
Vibram® G³ Elika Ice

Vibram® G³ Elika Ice

  • use of G³ technology made up of special textile studs
  • optimal grip provided by a variety of highly specialised stud components
  • technical outer sole profile with extra support surface for perfect grip
Vibram® Jankuat

Vibram® Jankuat

  • classic trekking-oriented tread design for increased slip resistance
  • good edging that provides a sure grip even on wintry terrain
  • proven Vibram® sole technology
Vibram® Mottarone Arctic Grip

Vibram® Mottarone Arctic Grip

  • large studs for the best uphill and downhill traction provided by Vibram® Arctic grip technology (polymer component mixture)
  • vibram® ICETREK rubber mixture designed particularly for low-temperature winter conditions
  • excellent slip resistance on cold, icy or snow-covered surfaces

Kids

LOWA® AL-K III

LOWA® AL-K III

  • various stud designs to provide the best grip on all terrains
  • pleasant cushioning thanks to the optimal PU mixture
  • non-slippery outsole with tread depth designed with winter in mind
LOWA® AL-K IV

LOWA® AL-K IV

  • MONOWRAP® sole construction with stabilizer
  • stable, anti-slip rubber outsole
  • outdoor-oriented tread for excellent grip
  • optimal cushioning
LOWA® Brina

LOWA® Brina

  • MONOWRAP® sole construction with stabilizer
  • stable, anti-slip rubber outsole
  • outdoor-oriented tread profile
  • optimal cushioning
LOWA® Enduro Evo Junior

LOWA® Enduro Evo Junior

  • multifunctional tread profile for outdoor activities
  • abrasion resistant and lightweight rubber outsole
  • optimal grip and very good cushioning
LOWA® Sneaker Kids

LOWA® Sneaker Kids

  • lightweight
  • flat tread profile
  • stylish design
LOWA® Trac® Lite Junior

LOWA® Trac® Lite Junior

  • outdoor-oriented tread profile
  • very good roll-through/push-off
  • perfect grip
Vibram® Renevo Junior

Vibram® Renevo Junior

  • MONOWRAP® sole construction with stabilizer
  • stable, anti-slip rubber outsole
  • outdoor-oriented tread profile
  • ideal for diverse outdoor activities

Task Force

LOWA® Cross Duty

LOWA® Cross Duty

  • profile design for multi-purpose outdoor use
  • "Fast-Roping" insert
  • dual-component PU frame for cushioning and stability
LOWA® Cross II

LOWA® Cross II

  • hiking-oriented tread with a special design of lugs and elements
  • very good traction on diverse terrain
LOWA® Enduro Evo

LOWA® Enduro Evo

  • sharp, medium-high rubber treads for optimal slip resistance
  • self-cleaning sole with studs optimised for just this purpose
  • optimised sole design for multifunctional uses
LOWA® Enduro X Pro

LOWA® Enduro X Pro

  • lightweight
  • stylish aesthetic
  • flat tread profile
LOWA® Natural

LOWA® Natural

  • moderately lugged, trekking-oriented tread profile
  • distinct heel and front profile for optimal mountain climbs and descents
  • very good grip on diverse terrain
LOWA® NXT

LOWA® NXT

  • outdoor-oriented tread profile
  • good traction and non-slippery
  • lightweight
LOWA® Patrol

LOWA® Patrol

  • technical profile design for excellent traction for challenging trekking terrain
  • self-cleaning profile for a better, safer grip on the terrain
LOWA® Rana

LOWA® Rana

  • multifunctional rubber outsole
  • provides excellent grip in a wide range of terrains
  • special tread design at the toe and heel for improved traction on uphills and downhills
LOWA® Tactical Z Trac®

LOWA® Tactical Z Trac®

  • optimal and durable cushioning
  • very good traction on diverse terrain
  • optimal support and protection
Vibram® Aconcagua

Vibram® Aconcagua

  • antimicrobial, cushioning EVA midsole
  • excellent grip on all surfaces
  • special lug design for best traction
Vibram® Apptrail

Vibram® Apptrail

  • modern trekking boot tread with increased contact area
  • self-cleaning tread for excellent grip
  • pronounced front heel edge for good traction downhill
Vibram® MVS

Vibram® MVS

  • tread design supports boot's stability
  • ideal roll-through/push-off motion thanks to special stud configuration
  • soft rubber increases cushioning and comfort
Vibram® Tsavo

Vibram® Tsavo

  • excellent grip on all surfaces with its self-cleaning profile
  • brake, impact and stability zones
  • angled heel design
  • shock-absorbing PU midsole for extra comfort
Vibram® Vialta

Vibram® Vialta

  • PU midsole for good shock absorption
  • excellent grip on all surfaces
Vibram® Vialta Work

Vibram® Vialta Work

  • functional design with multiple profile layers to increase slip resistance
  • pleasant walking comfort through a dampening PU mid-sole

Hunting

LOWA® Cross Duty

LOWA® Cross Duty

  • profile design for multi-purpose outdoor use
  • "Fast-Roping" insert
  • dual-component PU frame for cushioning and stability
LOWA® Cross II

LOWA® Cross II

  • hiking-oriented tread with a special design of lugs and elements
  • very good traction on diverse terrain
LOWA® Enduro Evo

LOWA® Enduro Evo

  • sharp, medium-high rubber treads for optimal slip resistance
  • self-cleaning sole with studs optimised for just this purpose
  • optimised sole design for multifunctional uses
LOWA® Hybrid Trac®

LOWA® Hybrid Trac®

  • optimised sole construction for increased slip resistance
  • self-cleaning sole design
  • special toe and heel design for optimal traction
LOWA® NXT

LOWA® NXT

  • outdoor-oriented tread profile
  • good traction and non-slippery
  • lightweight
LOWA® Trac® Lite II G+

LOWA® Trac® Lite II G+

  • use of G+ technology consisting of a special rubber mixture with a proportion of textile
  • multifunctional tread design
  • distinct heel and front profile for optimal mountain climbs and descents
LOWA® Vialta III

LOWA® Vialta III

  • stable, anti-slip rubber outsole
  • outdoor-oriented tread design for many different outdoor activities
Vibram® Apptrail

Vibram® Apptrail

  • modern trekking boot tread with increased contact area
  • self-cleaning tread for excellent grip
  • pronounced front heel edge for good traction downhill
Vibram® Apptrail Ws

Vibram® Apptrail Ws

  • modern trekking boot tread with increased contact area
  • perfect roll-through and push-off
  • constructed on a special last for women
Vibram® Arctic Grip Trac®

Vibram® Arctic Grip Trac®

  • large studs for the best uphill and downhill traction provided by Vibram® Arctic grip technology (polymer component mixture)
  • vibram® ICETREK rubber mixture designed particularly for low-temperature winter conditions
  • excellent slip resistance on cold, icy or snow-covered surfaces
Vibram® Evo

Vibram® Evo

  • proven Vibram technology for optimal slip resistance
  • multifunctional tread design for hikes on the widest varieties of terrain
  • striking tread profile for increased safety during descents
Vibram® Evo Trac®

Vibram® Evo Trac®

  • outdoor-oriented tread profile
  • very good grip on diverse terrain
  • special tread design at the toe and heel for improved traction on uphills and downhills
Vibram® Masai

Vibram® Masai

  • excellent grip on all surfaces thanks to self-cleaning mountaineering tread
  • large studs for best uphill and downhill traction
  • undercut heel front for excellent grip
  • „Climbing Zone“ at the toe
Vibram® Mottarone Arctic Grip

Vibram® Mottarone Arctic Grip

  • large studs for the best uphill and downhill traction provided by Vibram® Arctic grip technology (polymer component mixture)
  • vibram® ICETREK rubber mixture designed particularly for low-temperature winter conditions
  • excellent slip resistance on cold, icy or snow-covered surfaces
Vibram® Mulaz Approach Pro

Vibram® Mulaz Approach Pro

  • medium tread depth for the best friction and step characteristics on rock, ideal also for combined terrain
  • „Climbing Zone“ at the tip of the sole for precise stepping
  • undercut heel front for excellent grip
Vibram® MVS

Vibram® MVS

  • tread design supports boot's stability
  • ideal roll-through/push-off motion thanks to special stud configuration
  • soft rubber increases cushioning and comfort
Vibram® Natural

Vibram® Natural

  • moderately lugged, trekking-oriented tread profile
  • distinct heel and front profile for optimal mountain climbs and descents
  • very good grip on diverse terrain
Vibram® Teton

Vibram® Teton

  • very deep, lugged tread profile for an excellent grip in high alpine terrain
  • considerably lighter than comparable alpine boot soles with the same tread depth
  • high edge strength for the most precise footing

Work Safety

LOWA® ATC 2000

LOWA® ATC 2000

  • oil and petrol resistant
  • slip-resistant stud arrangement
  • comfortable cushioning
  • puncture-resistant
LOWA® G³ Multifunction

LOWA® G³ Multifunction

  • Gummi + Textil = G³
  • soft studs for perfect cushioning
  • robust top quality rubber blend

Certified shoes

LOWA® Tactical Z Trac®

LOWA® Tactical Z Trac®

  • optimal and durable cushioning
  • very good traction on diverse terrain
  • optimal support and protection